Coalition for homeless youth
Lack of Shelter Beds in New York Leaves LGBTQ Youth At Risk During Pandemic
Last week, a 19-year-old with nowhere to stay in a city being ravaged by coronavirus made a desperate phone call to Trinity Place, a 10-bed shelter for LGBTQ youth on the Upper West Side.
Homeless Youth Found Infected in New York as Providers Clamor for Help
A young person tested positive for the fast-spreading coronavirus at a New York runaway and homeless youth shelter today, the same day program directors implored city leaders to pay attention to the dire situation for youth living on the streets.
This Conference to End Youth Homelessness May Have Been the Biggest Ever
No issue dominates big city politics right now like homelessness. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio have come in for the harshest criticism of their tenures over proliferating tent villages and visible human suffering on their sidewalks.